What Happened on April 23, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "I'm Solomon" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • 1st decimal coins issued in Britain (5 & 10 new pence, replacing shilling and two-shilling pieces)
  • United Methodist Church forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Stanton "Stan" Frazier, American musician, record producer, songwriter and restauranteur (Sugar Ray), born in Newport Beach, California
  • Princess Aisha bint Al Hussein of Jordan
  • Princess Zein bint Al Hussein of Jordan
  • Timothy McVeigh, American terrorist, born in Lockport, New York (d. 2001)